August 19, 2022
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NASCAR pilot stabbed to death in US

Bobby East, Pilot NASCAROne of the major motorsport categories of Americawas stabbed to death at a gas station in California, last Wednesday, aged 37. Information confirmed by Westminster Police Department Last Friday.

The crime was committed while he was a pilot Filled up the car at a gas station in the region. According to officials, Trent William Millsap, 27, had an outstanding arrest warrant for other crimes, the pilot responsible for the stabbing. While the motive for the crime is unknown, the suspect is being sought.

According to an official statement by the local police, Bobby East He was stabbed in the chest and rushed to hospital, but succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital.

“The victim was found on the ground with a severe stab wound to the chest. “Officers attempted to perform life-saving procedures on the victim before the arrival of paramedics, who transported the victim to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries,” the official statement said.

Throughout his career, the East won the title Auto Club of America (2004, 2012 and 2013). In addition, he had 56 hits USAC National Midget. At NASCAR Xfinity SeriesThe division’s best, competing in 11 races over two seasons, its best finish was 52nd in 2007.